Publications

Submitted  – 

Wechsler, N., Oded Katz; Amit Mushkin. The Use of Topographic Models Derived From UAV Photography For Monitoring Geophormorphic Processes (Geomorphology)


Published peer-reviewed papers – 

Levintal, E., Nadav G Lensky, Amit Mushkin, Noam Weisbrod (accepted). Pipes to Earth’s subsurface: The role of atmospheric conditions in controlling air transport through boreholes and shafts. Earth Sysytem Dynamics

Mushkin, A., Katz, O., Porat, N. (accepted). Overestimation of short-term coastal cliff retreat rates in the eastern Mediterranean resolved with a sediment budget approach. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms.

Gellman, Y., Matmon, A., Mushkin, A., Porat, N. (2018). Drainage system reorganization and Late Quaternary tectonic deformation along the southern Dead Sea transform, Quaternary Research p. 1-14.

Matmon, A., Yehouda Enzel; Tamir Grodek; Amit Mushkin; Shlomy Vainer; ASTER TEAM (2018). The near steady state landscape of western Namibia, Geomorphology (313), 72-87.

Arav, R., Filin, S., Zweig, R., Avni, Y., Mushkin, A., Sagy., A. (2018) Mezzo- and micro-scale 3-D quantification of land degradation and gully development in arid environments – the Negev Highlands as a case study. Journal of Arid Environments (153), 52-65

Beyth M., Sagy, A., Hijazi; H., Alkhraisha; S., Mushkin; A., Ginat, H. (2018) New evidence on the accurate displacement along the Arava/Araba segment of Dead Sea Transform. International Journal of Earth Sciences 107(4), 1431-1443

Barkai, O., Katz, O., Mushkin, A., Goodman Tchernov, B. (2017). Long -term Retreat Rates of Israel’s Mediterranean Sea Cliffs Inferred from Reconstruction of Eroded Archaeological Sites, Geoarcheology (1), 1-14.

Mushkin, A., Katz, O., Crouvi, O., Alter, S., Shemesh, R., (2016) Sediment contribution from Israel’s coastal cliffs into the Nile’s littoral cell and its significance to cliff-retreat mitigation efforts. Engineering Geology, 215, 91-94. 

Hetz, G., Mushkin, A., Blumberg, G, D., Baer, G., Ginat, H., (2016). Estimating the age of desert alluvial surfaces with spaceborne radar data. Remote Sensing of Environment, 184, pp. 288-301http://authors.elsevier.com/a/1TQ0M7qzSbsCe

Wang, Guangjun, Alan R. Gillespie, Shihai Liang, Amit Mushkin, and Qingbai Wu, (2015). Effect of the Qinghai–Tibet Railway on vegetation abundance. International Journal of Remote Sensing 36, no. 19-20: 5222-5238.

Shirman, B., Rybakov, M., Beyth, M., Mushkin, A., & Ginat, H. (2015). Deep structure of the Mount Amram igneous complex, interpretation of magnetic and gravity data. Geophysical Journal International200(3), 1362-1373.

Mushkin, A., Sagy, A., Trabelci, E., Amit., R., Porat, N., (2014). Measuring the time and scale-dependency of subaerial rock-weathering rates over geologic timescales with ground-based LiDAR. Geology 42 (12), p. 1063-1066.

Amit, R., Enzel, Y., Mushkin, A., Gillespie, A., Jigjidsuren, B., Crouvi, O., Vanderberghe, J., Zhisheng, A., (2014) Linking coarse silt production in Asian sand deserts and Quaternary accretion of the Chinese Loess Plateau. Geology 42(1), p.23-26.

Katz, O., Mushkin, A., (2013) Characteristics of sea-cliff erosion induced by a strong winter storm in the eastern Mediterranean, Quaternary Research, 80(1) p. 20-32.

Matmon, A., Mushkin, A., Enzel, Y., Grodek, T., ASTER team (2013) Erosion of a granite inselberg, Gross Spitzkoppe, Namib Desert, Geomorphology, 201, p. 52-59.

Danilina, I, Gillespie, A, Balick, L, Mushkin, A., Smith, M, Blumberg, D (2013). Compensation for subpixel roughness effects in thermal-infrared images, International Journal of Remote Sensing 34(9-10) p. 3425-3436.

Nehorai, R., Lensky, I. M., Hochman, L., Gertman, I., Brenner, S., Mushkin, A., Lensky, N. G.,  (2013) Satellite observations of turbidity in the Dead Sea. Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, V. 118 (6), p. 3146-3160.  

Danilina, I., Gillespie, A. R., Balick, L. K., Mushkin, A., O'Neal, M. A., (2012) Performance of a thermal-infrared radiosity and heat-diffusion model for estimating sub-pixel radiant temperatures over the course of a day, Remote Sensing of Environment 124, P. 492-501.

Mushkin, A., Gillespie, A R., Montgomery D R., Schreiber B. C., Arvidson R E., (2010) The composition of active slope streaks in the Olympus Mons Aureole, Geophysical Research Letters 37 (L22201).

Guerrieri Luca, Baer Gideon , Hamiel Yariv , Amit Rivka , Blumetti Anna Maria , Comerci Valerio , Di Manna Pio , Michetti Alessandro Maria , Salamon Amos , Mushkin Amit , Sileo Giancanio , Vittori Eutizio (2010). InSAR data as a field guide for mapping minor earthquake surface ruptures: ground displacements along the Paganica Fault during the April 6th, 2009, L'Aquila earthquake, Journal of Geophysical Research 115.

Mushkin, A. & Gillespie, A.R. (2010). Using ASTER Stereo Images to Quantify Surface Roughness. Invited chapter in – Land Remote Sensing and Global Environmental Change: NASA’s Earth Observing System and the Science of ASTER and MODIS. Eds. Ramachandran, B., Justice, C. & Abrams, M., Springer-Verlag publishing.

Balick, L., Gillespie, A., French, A., Danilina, I., Allard, JP., Mushkin, A., (2009). Longwave Thermal Infrared Spectral Variability in Individual Rocks, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 6(1), p. 52-56.

Arvidson R E, D. Adams, G. Bonfiglio, P. Christensen, S. Cull, M. Golombek, J. Guinn, E. Guinness, T. Heet, R. Kirk, A. Knudson, M. Malin, M. Mellon, A. McEwen, A. Mushkin, T. Parker, F. Seelos, K. Seelos, P. Smith, D. Spencer, T. Stein, L. Tamppari (2008). Mars Exploration Program 2007 Phoenix Landing Site Selection and Characteristics. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113 (E00A03).

McCabe, M., Balick, L., Theiler, J., Gillespie, A. R., & Mushkin, A. (2008). Forward Modeling of Linear Mixing in Thermal IR Temperature Retrieval. International Journal of Remote Sensing 29(17-18), p. 5047-5061.

Mushkin, A. & Gillespie A. R. (2006). Mapping sub-pixel surface roughness on Mars using high-resolution image data; Geophysical Research Letters (33) L18204, doi:10.1029/2006GL027095.

Gillespie, A. R., Montgomery, D. R. & Mushkin, A. (2005). Are there active glaciers on Mars? , Nature (438) -Brief communication arising.

Mushkin, A., Balick, L. K. & Gillespie, A. R. (2005). Extending surface temperature and emissivity retrieval to the mid-infrared (3–5 μm) using the Multispectral Thermal Imager (MTI). Remote Sensing of Environment, 98 (2-3), p.141-151.

Mushkin, A. & Gillespie A. R. (2005). Estimating sub-pixel surface roughness using remotely sensed stereoscopic data. Remote Sensing of Environment, 99 (1-2), p.75-83.

Mushkin, A., Navon, O., Halicz, L. & Stein, M. (2003). The petrogenesis of A-type magmas from the Amram Massif, southern Israel. Journal of Petrology 44 (5), 815-832.

Mushkin, A., Stein, M. & Navon, O. (2000). Geology and Geochronology of the Amram Massif, southern Negev Desert, Israel: Reply. Israel Journal of Earth Sciences 49, 253 – 255.

Mushkin, A., Navon, O., Halicz, L., Heimann, A., Woerner, G. & Stein, M. (1999). Geology and geochronology of the Amram Massif, southern Negev Desert, Israel. Israel Journal of Earth Sciences 48, 179 – 193.


Recent conference abstracts – 

Mushkin, A., Hetz, G., Beyth, M., Baer, G., Sagy, A., Blumberg, D G., Ginat, H. (2016, September) Calibrated surface ages for desert pavements from spaceborne radar measurements of surface roughness and application of this new dating method for quantifying tectonic slip rates across the Dead Sea Transform since ~1 Ma. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs.

Amador, E. S., Mushkin, A., & Gillespie, A. (2016, March). Spectral Characteristics of Dark Slope Streaks on Mars: A Global Survey with CRISM. In Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (Vol. 47, p. 2696). 

Hibbitts, C. A., Mushkin, A., Gillespie, A., Irvin, B., & Wing, B. (2016, March). Investigating the Origin of Mars Recurring Slope Line Through Laboratory Experiments Under a Relevant Environment. In Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (Vol. 47, p. 2902).

Mushkin, A., Katz, O., Porat, N. (2015, December). Do Higher Sea-cliff Retreat Rates Imply Faster Sea-cliff Retreat?. In 2015 AGU Fall Meeting

Mushkin, A., Sagy, A., Trabelci, E., Amit., R., Porat, N., (2014). Roughness evolution through time as a measure for subaerial rock weathering on desert surfaces. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 46, No. 6, p.107. Link to abstract / Link to poster

Mushkin, A., Stillman D E., Gillespie, A R., Montgomery D R., Hibbitts, C. A., Schreiber B. C. (2014). New constraints on the recurrence, growth and fading characteristics of low-albedo streaks on Martian slopes and their possible hydrologic implications. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 46, No. 6, p.792. Link to abstract

Mushkin, A., Gillespie, A R., Montgomery D R., Hibbitts, C. A., Schreiber B. C. (2014). A brine extrusion model for recurring slope lineae. 8th international conference on Mars, #1342, Pasadena, CA, USA. Link to abstract / Link to Poster

Mushkin, A., Katz, O., Porat, N., (2014). Acceleration in sea-cliff erosion? American Quaternary Association (AMQUA), Seattle, WA, USA. Link to poster

Mushkin, A., Gillespie, A. R., Kane, V., Kane, J., (2014). Vegetation mapping with NASA’s Terra/ASTER stereo image. Recent Advances in Quantiative Remote Sensing (RAQRS), Valencia, Spain. Link to poster

Gillespie, A. R., Abbott, E., Mushkin., A., Hulley, G., Tratt, D., Buckland, K. N., (2014). Accuracy of ASTER temperature – emissivity seaparation (TES) algorithm. Recent Advances in Quantiative Remote Sensing (RAQRS), Valencia, Spain.

Katz, O., Mushkin, A., (2014). Are Late Holocene coastal-cliff retreat rates accelerating in the eastern Mediterranean? EGU (16) #13496, Vienna, Austria

Hetz, G., Mushkin, A., Blumberg, D. G., Baer, G. (2013). Estimating the surface age of arid-zone alluvial fans using spaceborne radar data. Proc. SPIE 88910S-2, Dresden, Germany.